School Faculty and Staff Smiling Faces Boys 2 Men Watch Us Soar! Million Minute Reading Challenge Reading Spirit Night 2017-2018 Broadcast Team Berta Weathersbee welcomes its newest Principal, Mr. Willie Cooks Pink OUT Mosaic Artwork PBIS Rewards! 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year
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DAR Award Winner

TerNeidra Dunlap recently won best overall for 5th grade students in Troup County in the the Lagrange Daughters of American Revolution annual American History Essay Contest. Students were graded mainly on originality, but also spelling and grammar. TerNeidra was recognized at the TCSS board meeting on November 16th and will be honored by the Lagrange Daughters of American Revolution in February 2018. Congratulations to this outstanding student!


Naming of Facilities Request Form WRES Students at New Facility

To submit a request for the New Elementary School located on South Davis Rd., please complete the Naming of Facilities Request Form. The form must be completed in its entirety and submitted to:


Troup County Board of Education

Attention: Naming of Facilities Requests

100 N. Davis Road, Building C

LaGrange, GA 30241

Fax: 706.812.7904

Million Minute Goal

Students at Berta Weathersbee Elementary School recently celebrated making their first goal in the Million Minute Reading Challenge. As a school, students have logged more than 250,000 minutes of reading. To celebrate, grade level dance parties were held in the gym. Congratulations to these hard-working students.





Congratulations to  Aalayshia and Andrevious for completely finishing iRead this week! These 2nd graders are ROCK STARS!


We Love Our Parents!

November is National Parent Engagement Month! We love our parents and we appreciate everything you do to support BWES.


Special Guest Speakers Wrap-Up Red Ribbon Week

Wrapping up a week of guest speakers for Red Ribbon Week, third, fourth and fifth grade students at Berta Weathersbee Elementary School recently enjoyed hearing from Troup County natives David Kelton and Dr. Ralston Major, M.D. Kelton, who played major league baseball, spoke to the students about the importance of hard work and a good attitude and Major, a surgeon at Clark-Holder Clinic, spoke to them about studying hard and pursuing their dreams. Red Ribbon Week is a drug prevention program held annually at the school. 

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Chick-fil-A Spirit Night Chick-fil-A

Chick-fil-A Spirit Night! Thursday, November 28 from 5 until 7 p.m. Join us for good food, good friends and great fun. A percentage of the profits benefits our school.

Million Minute Reading Challenge Million Minutes


Can we do it? Together, we can! We have recently been challenged to read 1,00,000 minutes by the end of the school year. The Million Minute Reading Challenge helps promote a love of reading while increasing reading stamina in students. Students will be rewarded for minutes logged with prizes and special events. Keep up the good work Berta Readers!

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